By Owen Lei
Time’s almost up!Â Â The deadline is May 1, 2011.Â (Postmarked by that date is fine)
Don’t put it off!! Last year we awarded four students with more than $2500 in scholarships and stipends.Â Â
Three scholarships are available:
Northwest Journalists of Color Scholarship:Â Awards up to $2,500 in scholarship money to students who intend to pursue careers in journalism.Â Other eligibility:Â Either you’re a WA resident heading to college, or a college student in WA.Â That’s it.
Foundersâ€™ Scholarship: Covers a student registration fee for the 2011 AAJA National Convention, which is Aug. 10-13 in Detroit.Â A small stipend for travel and accommodations also is available.Â Eligibility:Â You are, or will become,Â a student member of AAJA. For more information about the convention, click here.
AAJA Seattle/911 Media Arts Student Scholarship:Â We’re awarding two scholarships to AAJA Seattle student members for up to $400 in class costs, lab and rental fees at the 911 Media Arts Center in Seattleâ€™s University District.
Again the deadline in May 1!Â Here’s where you send your applications!
AAJA Seattle Scholarships
c/o Owen Lei, KING-TV
333 Dexter Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109